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Former Bend resident and activist Myrlie Eevers-williams will deliver the invocation at President Barack Obama's inauguration.

 

Evers-Williams expressed her appreciation for the invitation; especially since 2013 is the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement.

 

Evers-Williams is the widow of slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers, who was killed in Mississippi in a racially charged murder that is credited with beginning the Civil Rights Movement.

 

Evers-Williams is currently at Alcorn State University as a Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence.

 

The Presidential Inauguration also falls on Martin Luther King, Junior Day, Monday, January 21st.

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  • I-84,Troutdale MP 17 - 62, in the Coumbia Gorge remains closed. The highway is closed EB at Exit 17 in Troutdale. Trucks use US-26 to OR-35 as an alternate route.

 

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